Discover the Culture and Geography of A Lost CivilizationBook - 2013
An activity primer inspired by ancient Inca culture traces the region along the Inca Trail including the cities of Cuzco and Machu Picchu, imparting facts about Inca customs and innovations through projects that involve making Salar de Uyuni salt crystals, building a tropical cloud forest and more. Simultaneous.
Independent Publishing Group
Revealing legends and legacies, Inca: Discover the Culture and Geography of a Lost Civilization with 25 Projects offers engaging insight into the continent-sprawling ancient Inca culture. The text and activities invite learners on a journey along the Inca Trail. They'll visit the city of Cuzco and the majestic Machu Picchu, built on a jagged ridge thousands of feet above the Urubamba River. Kids will learn about cultural beliefs, rituals, scientific advances, and languages. They'll create Salar de Uyuni salt crystals and build a tropical cloud forest. This captivating educational tool also features unique illustrations, informative sidebars, fun-fact questions, and vocabulary that will interest readers from start to finish.
Provides an introduction to the ancient Inca and their civilization and includes hands-on projects and activities such as building a tropical cloud forest, making a drop spindle, and creating a T-shirt version of an Inca tapestry.
"With 25 projects."